red bull x alps 23 athlete ITA2 aaron durogati


veteran6 Races
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  • Nationality: Italy
  • Date of birth: 06 June 1986
  • Profession: Professional athlete
  • Supporter: Bruno Mottini
  • Glider: Advance OXA5
  • Harness: Woody Valley Race Pro
  • Sponsors: Salewa, Red Bull, Woody Valley, Dorf Tirol, Bliz, Advance, Pure Encapsulation, Tecnica Blizzard Group


How many years have you been paragliding?21 years

How many hours a year are you flying?I fly quite a lot but I dont count the hours.

List your paragliding achievements, both competitions and personal adventures2 times Paragliding World Cup super final winner, 2 times Red Bull Dolomitenmann winner, 3 times Red Bull X-Alps finisher and 5 times Red Bull X-Alps athlete, Pakistan:XC flight 312km FAI Triangel - ski and fly combo, Patagonia: climb and fly Aguille Saint Exupéry

What other adventures have you done, either races or personal projects?Mountaneering, climbing and skiing

Tell us how you got into paraglidingWhen I was 15 years old because my father was a pilot and I wanted to do it too!

What wing do you fly?Advance OXA4

Who makes the perfect supporter?The best supporter is the one which can do a bit of everything like

Why do you want to do the race again?Because I like to race at top level.

Entry is never guaranteed (unless you made the podium or goal). Why should you be in the race again?Because I can be an interesting athlete to follow

Were you happy with your last performance?Generally yes, but I made a big mistake on a very important day by crossing Mont Blanc which cost me a lot.

What do you enjoy about the race?Being surrounded by hike and fly all day

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